Lisa Greer

Meet Lisa Greer

Author, Philanthropist, Fundraising Coach & Nonprofit Changemaker

why saving giving?

As newcomers to the world of charitable giving, Lisa and her husband found themselves frustrated and shocked by the impersonal interactions, scripted engagements and dated methods pervasive in the nonprofit sector.

Accelerating giving and providing opportunities for generations to come, Lisa Greer shows us how to “Save Giving” by providing a clear path to success, supported by data, statistics, and interviews.

With her help and direction, the nonprofit world will see its donors engaged and energized, their organizations sustainable and more impactful, and a more honest philanthropic culture that will create a larger and more loyal donor pool.

recent tips

5/20/2024

Use storytelling with words, images, or videos to deeply engage your donors. This emotional connection not only boosts support for your cause but also makes donors feel like an integral part of the solution!

5/13/2024

Make sure your marketing materials (digital included) demonstrate that you not only recognize DAFs and are happy to work with them, but also that you’re aware of the rules governing their use.

5/6/2024

Lots of new donors are beginning to give, and they don't know that the organization develops expectations based on that first gift. If we expect a gift the following year, shouldn't that first gift be promoted as a "subscription"?

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Accelerating giving and providing opportunities for generations to come. Lisa Greer shows us how to “Save Giving” by providing a clear path to success, supported by data, statistics, and interviews.

With her help and direction, the nonprofit world will see its donors engaged and energized, their organizations sustainable and with increased impact, and a more honest philanthropic culture that will create a larger and more loyal donor pool.

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Why We Must Pay Attention to Declining Donor Retention Rates

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Building a Better Board – An Excerpt from “The Essential Fundraiser’s Handbook”

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Donor Trust: The Key to Successful, Sustainable Fundraising?